Commissioners of Irish Lights
This tower originally served as a daymark and a memorial to James Chaine, a benefactor of Larne. A light was added in 1899.
Tower Height: 75
Height of Focal Plane: 75
Characteristic and Range: 2.5 seconds on, 2.5 seconds off; white and red sectors.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical stone tower with conical roof; light is shown through a window.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1899
Date Present Tower Built: 1888
Date Automated: 1994
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.